[LMB] Fwd: Fwd: Re: TSK - Echoes, malice morality

markus baur baur at chello.at
Tue Jul 23 13:07:38 BST 2019


Am 23.07.2019 um 14:04 schrieb Katherine Collett:
> On Jul 23, 2019, at 3:12 AM, markus baur <baur at chello.at> wrote:
>>
>> as a translation back into english i would use "landeater" - "something/someone that actually eats the land" (Zehrer would be the noun form of the verb zehren (which most commonly is used in the form of "verzehren", eating something, with the overtones of eating it completely)
> 
> Land-devourer, maybe?  I think devour has that sense.

yes, that might have the proper implications ..

it also neatly sidesteps the recent question of "evil" or not ..

servus

markus

> Katherine
> --
> Lois-Bujold mailing list message sent to baur at chello.at
> Lois-Bujold at lists.herald.co.uk
> http://lists.herald.co.uk/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/lois-bujold
> 


-- 
markus baur                     SCA: markus von brixlegg
schluesselgasse 3/5             tel: +43 - (0)1 - 50 40 662
a-1040 wien                     email: baur at chello.at
austria/europe                  icbm: 48°11'39"N; 16°22'06"E

a portrait: http://www.abcgallery.com/A/arcimboldo/arcimboldo9.html

"der Markus?? .... das ist der mit dem Buch..."


More information about the Lois-Bujold mailing list